Psychology 210

Fall 2005


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PSY 210      Introduction to Statistical Methods

Study and practise with statistical methods especially useful in the presentation and interpretion of psychological data. Prerequisite: PSY 101 and MAT 096, 124, or 126, or satisfactory placement on the mathematics pretest or consent of the instructor.
4 credits.

Syllabus Syllabus
Dr. Barchard's Office Hours

Tues 2:30 - 3:30, Thurs 5:30 - 6:00, Fri 4:00 - 4:45

Drop-in Hours in CBC B135

Robert Durrette Mon 11:00 - 12:30, Wed 11:00 - 12:00
Tom Steiner Wed 12:00 - 1:30, Thurs 11:00 - 12:30

Student Contact Information Email Dr. Barchard to have this sent to you.
Statistics Links on the Internet Statistics Links
SPSS Research Data Research Data
(Using Internet Explorer, right click on the Research Data, select "Save As", and save this data to your floppy disk.)
Recoded Research Data
Computer Lab Hours Open Lab hours
Lab Assignments

Core 1 Study Partners
Core 2 Introduction to SPSS
Core 3 Syntax Window
Core 4 Recoding
Core 5 SPSS Graphs
Core 6 Subgroups
Core 7 One Sample t-test
Core 8 Independent Sample t-test
Core 9 Correlation
Core 10 Conference Poster Underage Smoking and Drinking
Core 10 Conference Poster Sex Differences in Car Accidents
Core 10 Conference Poster Cat and Dog Ownership

Elective 1 Your SCR Account
Elective 2 Z-scores and Other Standard Scores
Elective 3 Percentiles
Elective 4 Sampling Distributions
Elective 5 Reading a Research Report
Elective 6 After Your Degree
Elective 7 Power
Elective 8 Exam Questions

Quizzes and Practice Quizzes Quizzes and practice quizzes from previous semesters of Psy 210 are listed under each semester.
Quiz 1 Answers
Quiz 2 Answers
Quiz 3 Answers
Quiz 4 Answers
Final Answers
Practice Problems
(not for marks)

Probability Practice Problems
Normal Table Practice Sheet
Standard Score Practice Sheet
Hypothesis Testing Practice Sheet
Correlation Practice Sheet

Handouts Probability Formula Decision Tree
What Inferential Procedure to Use
Probability Problems for Non-Independent Events


Online Research
Research Interests